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Administrative Professional

10-106-6 Associate Degree (two-year)
Campus: Ashland, Rice Lake, Online

Technology. Administration. Multi-task.

The Administrative Professional program prepares individuals with the software/hardware, administrative, and interpersonal skills needed to perform the duties of administrative support personnel. The second year of the program allows students the flexibility of increasing skills in either communications or software applications. Many of the skill subjects are competency based or are available through alternate delivery methods. With additional education and/or work experience, there is opportunity for graduates to advance into supervisory or managerial positions.

Career Pathway Options

A career pathway is a series of connected education and training strategies and support services that enable individuals to secure stackable industry relevant credentials and obtain employment within an occupational area and advance to higher levels of future education and employment in that area. The Administrative Professional two-year associate degree includes an embedded technical diploma option as documented below:

Admission Requirements

Students in this program must:

Organized. Efficient. Leadership.

Students should strive to reach a comfort level in the following courses or skills:

Student Profile

Administrative Professional students should be able to:

Key to the student's success as an Administrative Professional is having a good command of English and effective human relations skills.

Program Outcomes

Employers will expect Administrative Professional graduates to be able to:

Program Costs

The estimated total program cost for the two-year Administrative Professional program is approximately $9,000. This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.